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  1. Spatial Working Memory

    Edited by André Vandierendonck, Arnaud Szmalec

    Series: Current Issues in Memory

    Spatial working memory is the ability to remember the location in which something is perceived, and in addition, the ability to recall a series of visited locations. In this book, top researchers in the domain of spatial working memory review and discuss findings about the processes and...

    Published June 13th 2011 by Psychology Press

  2. Neuroscience of Decision Making

    Edited by Oshin Vartanian, David R. Mandel

    Series: Contemporary Topics in Cognitive Neuroscience

    The intersection between the fields of behavioral decision research and neuroscience has proved to be fertile ground for interdisciplinary research. Whereas the former is rich in formalized models of choice, the latter is rife with techniques for testing behavioral models at the brain level. As a...

    Published March 10th 2011 by Psychology Press

  3. Grounding Sociality

    Neurons, Mind, and Culture

    Edited by Gün R. Semin, Gerald Echterhoff

    This volume concerns the longstanding intellectual puzzle of how individuals overcome their biological, neural, and mental finitude to achieve sociality. It explores how humans take each other into account, coordinate their actions, and are able to share their inner states and to communicate....

    Published November 7th 2010 by Psychology Press

  4. Cognitive Neuroscience of Consciousness

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuroscience

    Edited by Anil Seth, Geraint Rees

    Series: Special Issues of Cognitive Neuroscience

    How do conscious experience, subjectivity, and free will arise from the brain and the body? Even in the late 20th century, consciousness was considered to be beyond the reach of science. Now, understanding the neural mechanisms underlying consciousness is recognized as a key objective for 21st...

    Published September 1st 2010 by Psychology Press

  5. Embodied Cognition

    By Lawrence Shapiro

    Series: New Problems of Philosophy

    Embodied cognition often challenges standard cognitive science. In this outstanding introduction, Lawrence Shapiro sets out the central themes and debates surrounding embodied cognition, explaining and assessing the work of many of the key figures in the field, including George Lakoff, Alva Noë,...

    Published August 8th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Social Psychology of Visual Perception

    Edited by Emily Balcetis, G. Daniel Lassiter

    This volume takes a contemporary and novel look at how people see the world around them. We generally believe we see our surroundings and everything in them with complete accuracy. However, as the contributions to this volume argue, this assumption is wrong: people’s view of their world...

    Published April 11th 2010 by Psychology Press

  7. Contemporary Psychoanalytic Foundations

    Postmodernism, Complexity, and Neuroscience

    By Mark Leffert

    Past scholars have tried to classify psychoanalysis as an intrinsically positivist science, with varying degrees of success. Their critics have fared little better with narrow applications of postmodern thought, which focus on smaller areas within psychoanalysis and, as a result, neglect the...

    Published March 24th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Content and Consciousness

    By Daniel C. Dennett

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Content and Consciousness is an original and ground-breaking attempt to elucidate a problem integral to the history of Western philosophical thought: the relationship of the mind and body. In this formative work, Dennett sought to develop a theory of the human mind and consciousness based on new...

    Published March 11th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Cognitive Psychology

    A Student's Handbook, 6th Edition

    By Michael Eysenck, Mark T. Keane

    Previous editions have established this best-selling student handbook as THE cognitive psychology textbook of choice, both for its academic rigour and its accessibility. This sixth edition continues this tradition. It has been substantially updated and revised to reflect new developments in the...

    Published January 20th 2010 by Psychology Press

  10. The Student's Guide to Cognitive Neuroscience, 2nd Edition

    By Jamie Ward

    Reflecting recent changes in the way cognition and the brain are studied, this thoroughly updated edition of the best-selling textbook provides a comprehensive and student-friendly guide to cognitive neuroscience. Jamie Ward provides an easy-to-follow introduction to neural structure and...

    Published January 3rd 2010 by Psychology Press